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CDL A Delivery Truck Driver - Sign -On Bonus

Auburndale, Florida
Transportation


Job Description

Company: Buckhead Meat of Florida
Location: US-FL-Auburndale
Zip Code: 33823
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 1
Position Type:
Travel Percentage: 0

 

More information about this job:

 

JOB SUMMARY (Briefly state why this position exists)

 

Safely and efficiently transports product from the warehouse to various customers and properly unloads the product according to customer invoices.

 

PRIMARY DUTIES

 

  • Safely transports product from the warehouse to the customer(s) and ensures product is delivered on a timely basis.  Maintain an adequate level of fuel in the vehicle.  Report any equipment discrepancies to the manager for immediate action.
  • Unload product according to customer specifications.
  • Ensures all logs and trip reports are completed accurately and submitted on a timely basis according to DOT and company standards.
  • Ensures all invoices are turned in daily and any adjustments are completed correctly.  Report all damages and shortages promptly.
  • Develop and establish good relationships with the customers by providing excellent and courteous service.
  • Other duties as assigned by Management.

 

ADDITIONAL DUTIES THAT MAY BE ASSIGNED

 

  • Ensure complete and accurate reporting.

 

  • Ensure all vehicle equipment maintenance reports are properly verified and completed for all pre-trip / post-trip inspections.

 

  • Safely transports product picked up via backhauls and line hauls and ensures pick up is correct and is delivered on a timely basis.

 

  • To know and understand the company’s safety and health goals and the objectives.  Assist the company in achieving these goals by participating in the safety program.
  • To help develop and follow all safe work practices.
  • To give a written report of unsafe conditions or unsafe acts to management.
  • To report all accidents, injuries or illnesses to my supervisor immediately.

 

 

JOB SPECIFICATIONS:

 

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

 

High school diploma/GED plus 1 year of tractor trailer driving experience preferred.  Completion of a tractor trailer driving school will be accepted instead of, or in addition to a high school diploma. 

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

 

Work is medium to heavy in nature. Half the day is spent driving a tractor/trailer unit.  You must be able to climb in and out of trailer and tractor.  Safely lift up to 50 lb. boxes continuously, lift up to 75 lb. boxes occasionally,  and move product with a 2-wheel handcart down a ramp and into the stores freezers, coolers and store.  The job requires continuous walking, stepping up and down, bending, standing, pushing, pulling, climbing, rasping, and lifting overhead.  Sitting required in truck in-between stops and to and from the first and last stop.  You must be able to communicate clearly to customers.

 

 

MENTAL/VISUAL DEMANDS

 

You must be able to read at a distance close to the eyes and at arms length with or without correction. Driving requires distance vision. You must be constantly alert while driving. In addition you must be able to perform manual task, hear, walk, stand, sit, reach, lift, bend, speak and interact with others.

 

WORKING CONDITIONS

 

Activities occur both inside (protection from weather conditions but not temperature changes) and outside. Position is subject to various road, mechanical and electrical hazards. Employee is subjected to extreme outside cold/damp conditions.

 

EQUIPMENT OPERATED

 

3 axle tractor, 45' - 48' trailer, straight truck,  and a 2 wheel hand cart.

 

LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION

 

CDL License (appropriate class for equipment being driven)

 

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

 

Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

 

This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Employment Type: Full Time

ReqID: 62466